Lars Von Trier is a Weird dude. If you need proof of that, watch one of his Movies. Consequently, it's not that much of a shock that he said he sympathized with Hitler and called himself a Nazi during the press conference for his new movie Melancholia
(starring Kirsten Dunst) at Cannes. To preface, he answered with this after being asked about his interest in the Nazi aesthetic
"The only thing I can tell you is that I thought I ...